Art Director

Posted: 11/19/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Operations & Strategy
Specialty: Operations
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Role Summary
The NBCUniversal Creative Group is an in-house agency-style resource in 30 Rock that partners with NBCUniversal businesses and departments to produce consumer, employee and trade promotions, campaigns and communications. We’re looking for an Art Director to join our creative team who thinks conceptually and has the work to back it up. The ideal candidate is adept at designing print, digital, social, outdoor, logos and environmental. Experience with After Effects, Keynote and a video/animation sensibility a big plus. You love to collaborate, share ideas and create great work fast. You’re a pop culture fan with 7+ years agency, in-house or successful freelance track record who’s comfortable in a corporate environment.

ResponsibilitiesUphold graphic aesthetic, maintain quality and quantity of work produced, and contribute creatively to the departmentManage agenda to meet project schedule dates and deadlinesExecute multiple projects at once Act as creative lead on some projects, from conception to delivery, directing the work of peers while still participating as a hands-on creativeFollow creative direction and actively participate on any given project or team to which assigned Participate in brainstorming ideas Execute corporate design projects for all corporate divisionsWork with trends in advertising design, digital and marketing

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design or related field
  • Minimum of 10+ year of experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suites Applications including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and/or After Effects
  • Able to conceptualize storyboards for web needs

Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Desired Characteristics
    • Strong time/project management skills
    • Proven ability to manage in a deadline-oriented environment and to mutli-task
    • Knowledge of and experience in branding and logo creation
    • Able to think and react quickly while maintaining an overall strategic plan
    • Ability to work in a variety of media formats such as print, digital, web and understanding of the processes and techniques involved.
    • Highly organized with strong attention to detail
    • Ability to take initiative and think innovatively to improve efficiencies and problem solve
    • Ability to prioritize in order to meet deadlines and budgets
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently or as part of a collaborative team

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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